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Canadian Studies is one of eight Title VI Centers in the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, where teams of renowned scholars conduct cutting-edge research on global issues. The NRC combines comprehensive undergraduate and K-16 outreach programs with exceptional graduate training and specialized research in many professional schools.
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Jackson School News: Canadian Studies

New Director of UW Canadian Studies

December 15, 2017

Posted by: Monique Thormann

Richard Watts, Chair of the UW Department of French and Italian Studies from 2012 to 2016, began his term in November as the new director of the Canadian Studies Center and Program. He is also an associate professor of

Energy Summit and My Carbon Footprint

October 19, 2017

Posted by: Monick Keo

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As I fly over the southern tip of Greenland en route to the Arctic Energy Summit (September 18–20, 2017 in Helsinki, Finland), I can’t help but reflect on the unique

Energy Summit and My Carbon Footprint

October 5, 2017

Posted by: Monick Keo

BRay at 2017 Arctic Energy Summit

As I fly over the southern tip of Greenland en route to the Arctic Energy Summit (September 18–20, 2017 in Helsinki, Finland), I can’t help but reflect on the unique

Asian Tiger Meets the Polar Bear

August 31, 2017

Posted by: Monick Keo

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Russia planting its flag on the seabed under the North Pole during the Arktika 2007 expedition marked the unofficial beginning of the so-called ‘Arctic cold rush’ or ‘race to the